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Ingvar Ambjørnsen

Ingvar Ambjørnsen was born on May 20, 1956 in Larvik, Norway. He is a writer, known for Elling (2001), Dragonflies (2001) and Mother's Elling (2003). See full bio »
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 2015 The Doll in the Ceiling (story by) (completed)
 2008 The Last Joint Venture (novel)
 2005 Love Me Tomorrow (novel)
 2003 Mother's Elling (book)
 2001 Dragonflies (novel) / (short story "Natt Til Mørk Morgen")
 2001 Elling (novel "Brødre i blodet")
 1993 De blå ulvene (book)
 1992 Lethal Lies (book)
 1990 Døden på Oslo S (book)
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 2011 Hvit Nigger (Documentary)
 2010 Showman (TV Series)
- Episode #3.35 (2010) ... Himself
 1998-2004 Først & sist (TV Series)
- Episode #12.9 (2004) ... Himself
- Episode #8.12 (2002) ... Himself
- Episode #6.1 (2001) ... Himself
- Episode #2.4 (1999) ... Himself
- Episode #1.3 (1998) ... Himself
 2003 God kveld Norge (TV Series)
- Episode dated 6 December 2003 (2003) ... Himself
 2003 Store studio (TV Series)
- Episode #3.12 (2003) ... Himself
 2001 Bokbadet (TV Series)
- Dukken i taket (2001) ... Himself
 1996 Wiese (TV Series)
- Episode #2.8 (1996) ... Himself
 1992 U (TV Series)
- U direkte (1992) ... Himself

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Other Works:

His novel, "Elling", was adapted on stage first by Axel Hellstenius and Petter Næss and a new English adaptation by Simon Bent at the Ethel Barrymore Theater on Broadway in New York City with Brendan Fraser, Denis O'Hare, Jennifer Coolidge and Richard Easton in the cast. Doug Hughes was the director. See more »

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Had his breakthrough in 1986 with the book "Hvite Niggere". See more »

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